Farm Tech Planning – Module 3 – Data storage software and API

By Harriet Coutts

This module addresses crucial aspects of data and storage in AgTech adoption, emphasising the value of cloud storage for anytime, anywhere data access. It discusses the evolving landscape of cloud computing in Australia, the role of Farm Management Software (FMS) in centralising and optimising farm data, and the use of Application Programming Interface (API) for data aggregation. The module also highlights industry initiatives like the Australian Farm Data Code and government support to enhance data access, sharing, and management in agriculture.